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The Battlefields and Beer Tour

 

 

 Five Day Itinerary

 

 

 

Items in Red are Must Sees.

Items in Blue are Possibles, as time allows.

Day One – Canadian Monuments in France/Belgian Beer

Depart Lille, France – 9 a.m.

Vimy Monument, France

Hill 70 Memorial – Loos-en-Gohelle, France

Brewery Omer Vander Ghinste Tour, Bellegem, Belgium

The Last Post, Menin Gate Ypres, BE – 8 p.m.

Day Two – 2nd & 3rd Battle of Ypres

Essex Farm, John McCrae Memorial

Kitcheners Wood

St. Julien – The Brooding Soldier

Passchendaele Memorial

Passchendaele Museum, Zonnebeke, Belgium

Leroy Boezinge Breweries Tour

Day Three – City of Ypres

In Flanders Fields Museum

Ypres Reservoir Cemetery

Walk the Ramparts from Lille Gate to the Menin Gate

  • Ypres Ramparts Cemetery

Brewery de Kazematten tour

The Last Post – Menin Gate 8 p.m.

Day Four – South Salient/West Flanders

Messines Ridge, Irish Peace Park, Belgium

St.Eloi Craters

Saint-Jans-Cappell, France – SUPER Beer Store

Brewery St. Bernardus, Watou Tour, Belgium

Day Five – Behind the Lines

Poperinghe

  • Talbot House
  • Shot at Dawn
  • Dozinghem Cemetery walk from Poperinge 12 kms
  • Lijsenthoek Cemetery
  • Poperinghe Old British Cemetery

Sint-Sixtus Brewery tour, Westvleteren, Belgium

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